7th Annual Conference
of the ACSE

Educate | Engage | Experience | Empower

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About the ACSE Conference

The ACSE hosts an annual collegial gathering of editors, reviewers, researchers, librarians & publishers from Asia region to learn latest innovations, build new connections, discuss important issues of scholarly publishing community and explore their best possible solutions.


Virtual by Zoom Meeting App.


21 August, 2021

Organizing Committee

Meet our proficient Committee Members

Speaker 6

Dr. AE Aboul - Ata

President | The ACSE

Speaker 1

Dr. Kaiser Jamil

Vice President | The ACSE

Speaker 2

Muhammad Sarwar

Secretary | The ACSE

Speaker 3

Charley Miao

Director, TrendMD | China

Speaker 4

Dr. Zabta Khan Shinwari

Prof. Emeritus, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Speaker 5

Dr. Chi Wai Lee

Deputy GM, World Scientific Publishing

Speaker 6

Prof. Dr. Gazi Mahabubul Alam

Professor, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Speaker 7

Dr. Suher Carolina Y. Bayram

Director, Water Research Centre,

Speaker 9

Dr. Shakil Akhtar

Professor, CS/IT Department,

Pandemic Driven Scholarly Publishing: Ways to Ensure Future Resilience and Sustainability

Timezone: Gulf Standard Time (GST)

The ACSE offers the following short courses at the Annual Conference in August 2021 to gain crucial knowledge and take home applicable skills. These courses are taught by industry experts and renowned consultants who understand the complexities and nuances of scholarly communication.

Short Course

Journal Management with Effective Editorial Procedures

Short Course

Journal Publishing Practical Guidelines

Short Course

Ethics in Modern Publishing

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Maryam Sayab

Greetings and Conference Regulations

Maryam Sayab | Professional Development Manager – The ACSE

Prof. Dr. Gazi Mahabubul Alam

Welcome Address

Prof. Dr. Gazi Mahabubul Alam | Conference Chair, 7th ACSE Annual Conference

Session I

Dr. Kaiser Jamil

Editorial Evaluation & Peer Review: Questionable Practices During Pandemics

Prof. Dr. Kaiser Jamil | Vice President, The ACSE & Head of Genetics Department, BMMRC, India

Prof. Dr. Zabta Khan Shinwari

Pandemic Preparedness: Scholarly Communications and Countermeasures

Prof. Dr. Zabta Khan Shinwari | Director, The ACSE & Prof. Emeritus, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Prof. Dr. Gazi Mahabubul Alam

Pros and Cons: Scholarly Communications and Social Media's Engagement during Pandemic

Prof. Dr. Gazi Mahabubul Alam | Conference Chair, 7th ACSE Annual Conference

Session II

Haibao Xue

Way Out to Promote a Journal in Post-Pandemic

Haibao Xue | Director of Business Development, Asia Pacific, Compuscript

Rubina Hanif

Research in Social Sciences: COVID to Post-COVID Transformation

Prof. Dr. Rubina Hanif | Director, NIP, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Finarya Legoh

COVID-19 Pandemic and Adaptive Publishing Patterns in Indonesia

Dr. Finarya Legoh | Head of International Relation & Funding, Indonesian Academy of Sciences (AIPI)

Session III

Dr. B. Nageswara Rao

Preserving Research Quality: What needs to be changed in Technical Journals?

Dr. B. Nageswara Rao | Professor in Mechanical Engineering, Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation, India

Dr. Ch. M. Junaid Nazar

Pandemic Driven Plagiarism and Predatory Journal cases: What needs to be done?

Dr. Ch. M. Junaid Nazar | Head of Nephrology Section, World Academy of Medical Science

Dr. Jani Dilip Batukray

Challenges and Opportunities for Open Access Publishing during Pandemic in India

Dr. Jani Dilip Batukray | Associate Professor, Government Engineering College Dahod Gujarat, India

Habeeb Ibrahim Abdul Razack

Scholarly Publishing in the Pandemic Era and the Emergence of Artificial Intelligence-Assisted Tools

Habeeb Ibrahim Abdul Razack | Research Scholar | Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia

Session IV

Dr. Dasapta Erwin Irawan

Sustainable Academic Goals: Reducing Dependencies to Commercial Publishing

Dr. Dasapta Erwin Irawan | Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia

Sam T. Mathew

Pre-Submission Peer Review: Enhancing the Efficacy of Journal’s Reviewing Process

Dr. Sam T. Mathew | Researcher & Medical Communications Expert, India

Dr. Joan Marsh MA PhD

Supporting Sustainability in Editorial Work through the EASE Environmental Manifesto

Prof. Dr. Joan Marsh MA PhD | Deputy Editor, The Lancet Psychiatry

Dikran Toroser

Preprints and Peer Review: Recommendations to Protect Public Trust in Medical Science

Dikran Toroser | Director, Publications Group Lead, Takeda | ISMPP, AMWA and EMWA

Prof. Dr. Gazi Mahabubul Alam

Closing Remarks

Prof. Dr. Gazi Mahabubul Alam | Conference Chair, 7th ACSE Annual Conference




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